Livestock Development and Management specialist Dr. N. S. R. Sastry was presented the ‘Lifetime achievement award’ at the National Seminar on Livestock Farming of the Indian Society of Animal Production Management organised at the National Dairy Research Institute recently.
He had been a teacher, researcher and prolific author in the discipline. His books are used widely in India as well as in other developing countries as standard text. He carried out several livestock development projects in several states in India, including Andhra Pradesh, and abroad. Thousands of students as well as farmers have benefited directly or indirectly by his books and literature on the subject.
He worked as leader of large number of research national and international research development projects. His book on livestock production management forms the core of teaching on the subject in India and abroad.